Color and Comfort Pullover by Milja Uimonen

Color and Comfort Pullover

Knitting
May 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch after blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
1090 - 2110 yards (997 - 1929 m)
XS [S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL]
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A slightly oversized A-shaped pullover with dropped shoulders and
the front with vertical stripes to flatter your body.
Choose your favorite colors: Play with solids and hand dyed or go all natural!

Sizes:
XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL)
Recommended 3 - 6” / 7.5 - 15 cm of positive ease, which is built into each size.
Shown in size S, on a 34” / 86 cm bust with 5” / 12.5 cm of positive ease
Finished measurements:
Chest circumference approximately 34.5 (39, 42.5, 46, 51, 54, 59, 62)” / 88 (99, 108, 116, 129, 137, 149, 159) cm
Hem circumference 38.5 (43, 46.5, 50, 56, 60, 63, 66)” / 98 (109, 118, 126, 139, 147, 159, 169) cm

Materials:
Fingering weight yarn, approximately:
Main color (MC): 750 (820, 900, 990, 1090, 1200, 1320, 1450) yards / 685 (750, 825, 910, 1000, 1100, 1210, 1330) m
Contrast color 1 (CC1): 210 (230, 250, 280, 310, 340, 370, 410) yards / 190 (210, 230, 255, 280, 310, 340, 375) m
Contrast color 2 (CC2): 130 (140, 155, 170, 190, 210, 230, 250) yards / 120 (130, 140, 155, 170, 190, 210, 230) m
Sample shown in:
Hedgehog Fibres Sock (90% merino, 10% polyamide, 383 y / 350 m per 100 g), MC: Wish
Skein Top Draw Socks (85% merino, 15% polyamide, 437 y / 400 m per 95 g), CC1: Peppermint, CC2: Industrial Age

Gauge:
24 sts and 32 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch after blocking
Change needle size if necessary to obtain gauge!
Needles:
US 4 / 3.5 mm and US 2 / 3 mm circular needles, 32” / 80 cm long or longer
Double pointed needles for the sleeves if wanted
OR needle size that gives you the correct gauge and another needle two sizes smaller
Notions:
4 stitch markers, 2 safety pins or removable stitch markers, at least one extra cable or circular needle or waste yarn to hold sts, a tapestry needle